The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 13 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 5.45% 21.35% 13.60%
As % of the General category 10.00% 35.85% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

General Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 53 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 54.55% 59.55% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 43
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,600 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £67,000 £65,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrow region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Games
Salary Trend in Harrow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Harrow region.

Games Salary Trend in Harrow

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrow region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) User Stories
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 2 (22.22%) Toad
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) C++

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (22.22%) Toad
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) NSubstitute
4 1 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Redmine
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) DCOM
2 1 (11.11%) ELK Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) MSMQ
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) F#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) IIBA
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) New Relic